ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) -- A portion of a street in Downtown Elmira had to be blocked off in the city Friday night following a car crash. The accident happened around 8:30 p.m. at the intersection of East Water Street and Madison Avenue in the city. 

The Elmira Police Department tells WENY News one person suffered minor shoulder injuries.

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